8$400 Question from Pythagorean Brick lost his trident on top of the roof of his house. Champ decided to help Brick retrieve his trident. Champ leans a 15 ft ladder against Brick’s house. The base of the ladder is 5 ft from the house. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how high on the house does the ladder reach?
26$300 Question fromMr. Fal is at the bottom of the escalator, and he wants to head up because Mrs. McPherson is waiting with HSPA problems for him to complete. How far does Mr. Fal have to travel from the bottom to the top of the escalator?
48$400 Question from Elevation Ms. Manzella is stuck up in a tree. Mr. Frew, who is 6 ft tall, is viewing the top of the tree with an angle of elevation of 83 degrees. He is standing 12 ft from the base of the tree. How tall is the tree that Ms. Manzella is stuck in?
50$500 Question from Elevation A blimp is providing aerial television views of Cowboys Stadium. The television camera sights the stadium at a 7 degree angle of depression. The blimp’s altitude is 400 m. What is the line-of-sight distance from the TV camera to the stadium, to the nearest meter?
52Final JeopardyVeronica Corningstone is 5 ft tall. She is standing 15 ft from a statue of Ron Burgundy. She must look up at an angle of 60 degrees to see the top of Mr. Burgundy’s head. How tall is the statue of Ron Burgundy?